Its nothing, I know. But its too much, Though I wont show. Inside, Im butterflies swirling in a storm. Outside, Only visible are the fake smiles my lips form. Help me, But I dont know how. Leave me, Its nothing new now.
when stress and overthinking overtake you from the inside, even though you know its all ok. and nobody notices because you dont let them. even though you want to, you cant.
I slipped out of the house Unnoticed Unheard It was so congested in there Expectations, And family prodding Scurrying from wall to wall Furniture packed tightly Papers and trash littered along the floors The clock tick-tocking Piercing my ears.
I stepped outside Onto the concrete step Shut the door to the noisy world Suddenly, Life was still, Quiet. And I could breathe So I cried.